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WD2002: "Using Electronic Postage with Microsoft Word" Document Available in Download Center

This article was previously published under Q304095
The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has developed an electronic postage technology that allows you to print domestic postage from a laser printer. Third-party software developers have created electronic postage systems in compliance with USPS standards. These programs manage the storage of postal funds, create the stamp image, create the two-dimensional barcode with the address and stamp information, and so on.

Microsoft Word 2002 supports inserting postage directly from the Envelopes and Labels dialog box and from the Mail Merge Wizard. The "Using Electronic Postage with Microsoft Word" white paper details how to create an electronic postage program to insert postage in a Microsoft Word document.

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The Table of Contents of "Using Electronic Postage with Microsoft Word" is as follows:
SUMMARYSTAMP CONTROLSSETUPREGISTERING CONTROLSSetting the EPostage KeyWORD 10 IMPROVEMENTSSingle Envelope or Label  EpostageInsert  EpostagePropertyDialog  Programmatically adding postageMail Merge  MailMergeDataSourceValidate  EpostageInsert  MailMergeBeforeMerge  MailMergeBeforeRecordMerge  MailMergeAfterRecordMerge  MailMergeAfterMerge  Mail Merge Objects    MailMerge    MailMergeDataSource object    MailMergeDataFields object    MailMergeDataField object    MailMergeMappedDataFields object (new)    MailMergeMappedDataField object (new)				
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Article ID: 304095 - Last Review: 07/27/2006 18:12:00 - Revision: 2.3

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